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  1. Burnchar

    Charger powering car systems

    Does a charging cable for the Model 3 charger power systems directly or through the battery? For example, if I run the heater while connected to a SuperCharger, does the heater draw power directly from the SuperCharger, or does it draw from the battery as the SuperCharger charges that battery?
  2. Deaden

    How often does your screen power OFF?

    I have only had the car for a few weeks, but occasionally I get in and the car will not wake up until I reboot it by pushing the scroll wheels on the steering wheel. Today it has happened twice already. Has anyone else had this happen that often and should I be concerned?
  3. I

    Model 3 Stays On After Exiting Vehicle

    Has anyone else had this issue? The car won't 'turn off' (I've come to understand that it doesn't actually turn off). Issue: during driving all systems are operating correctly. When I pull into a parking space, apply the brake, put the vehicle into Park, and undo my seat belt, the system...
  4. Ingineer

    Here's how to safely tap 12v power for add-ons

    For those of you looking for a nice switched 12v output for add-on accessories in your 3, I have found a good safe place to attach. See my YouTube video. See the video's description for more details on this as well. If you want a non-switched line for a dashcam, you can tap the yellow wire...